We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
If staying in Terchova or being somewhere close, it is a MUST to visit and see this place. The statue represents a national Slovakian hero called Janosik. Terchova was his birthplace, there is his statue and also a small museum commemorating his short life, below...More
The statue is oveooking the Terchova village and the road to the Vratna valley. The metal statue by Jan Kulich, a famous normalisation artist, was unveiled in 1988 celebrating the 300th anniversary of Janosik's birth.
Its not too hard to spot this monument. Its shiny and very very accessible. Juraj was born (according to the WIKI) 1688 in Terchova and executed 1713 in Liptovsky Mikulas. Because he took from the rich - mostly raiding traveling traders - and giving to...More